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February 15, 2024
Science Fiction Stories Jasnoor

Ethan Sheldon's Death

<< Ethan Sheldon’s [Deceased] Brain Autopsy >> Damn, this one's going to be a long one—an all-nighter mopping the floors in this creepy ass place. There is no music or sound except the splashing noise of cleaning fluid. I'm in a hallway; there's nothing to…
February 15, 2024
Poetry Alejandro Casas

The Occult

Sinister I- Daemon Oh, you, owner of my dreams! Oh, you, owner of my susurrated thoughts and reflections. You taught me to search amongst my regrets and commandments for pearls of wisdom and diamonds forged in the pressures of experience. Yet, they taught me…
February 15, 2024
Flash Fiction Emanuel Diaz

Where Is Everyone Going - Bingo

"Son, come here, I've got something to show you," Father said with a grin, his eyes glinting with mischief. "What is it, Dad? Another one of your ancient relics?" the son replied, rolling his eyes as he followed his father into the living room. "You could say…
February 09, 2024
Fantasy Stories Marvel Chukwudi Pephel

Anne Of The Greendaws

 Barely, we managed to escape the forest with screaming shadows and the pair of motile shovels. The wolves had tried to devour us. Asarí was still missing. And so were the little dwarfs, Elk and Lou. Esmé too was gone. We were in the loop of 1967, and we…
February 09, 2024
Flash Fiction Emanuel Diaz

Even In Hell, I'm Running Free

In the bosom of Hollow Heart Blood City, England, the degradation of humanity's moral tapestry unfolded with the stealth of a serpent. The once-proud city, now enshrouded in the gloom of moral decay, bore witness to a slow and insidious erosion of the…
February 07, 2024
Crime Stories Jason Smith

It Was Like A Knife From A Horror Movie

It was like nothing the goriest horror movie could have ever prepared him for. The chest and stomach were split open, the intestines were stretched out, there was so much blood. The face had been smashed into an unrecognizable pulp. Vernon turned his phone’s…
February 07, 2024
Horror Stories Marvel Chukwudi Pephel

The Afternoon Of My Dreams

I'm a rockstar. You know that stuff of having your name in flashing lights. All of us here are stuck up in a penthouse. Then we started saying "Rest in peace to Celine." Andrew grabbed a bottle, and we started popping pills. I've been in the hills before.…
February 02, 2024
Flash Fiction Nelly Shulman

The Proposal

A melodious till ring woke Max from the hangover stupor, and he croaked, “All this and a bottle of blackcurrant Absolut, please.” He managed a smile of sorts. Even the worst headache of his life could not turn Max into a grumpy drunk, some of whom congregated…
January 29, 2024
Flash Fiction Denice Penrose

Taboos

“I need to get some cigarettes,” Dad called out. ”I'm going to the cafe. Where are my keys?” “Bring back some milk,” mom replied from her knitting. It was Sunday. I was sitting on the couch waiting for the magic hour when the TV test pattern switched to…
January 29, 2024
General Stories Devin D. Householder

The Mom Box

Sunday January 21 - 7:15 am. The marimba ringtone alarm from a nightstand iPhone jolts me awake. My elderly mother’s uber-tiny bedroom feels like I’ve awakened inside a doll house. I sit up in her bed to reorient, the persistent sucking and beeping sounds…
January 29, 2024
Flash Fiction Benoit

Ska

Adapted from Les Conditions Ideales by Mokhtar Amoudi Denise suspects the worst: Ska stole the money. He returned home with 50 euro notes in his pockets after meeting his mom. No, they gave it to me! he swears. It was mom’s friends. Tears. Ska and his sister…
January 29, 2024
Poetry Emanuel Diaz

You Who Feed Of Me, Oh Detestable Vampire

In the companionless silence of a dear Madam, her remnants reminisce. "The shadowed realm of my undoing, where the light of memory once burned bright, I find myself ensnared, a captive to a spectral predator that feasts not upon the crimson ichor coursing…

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